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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides elegans (Haswell, 1883) 
AphiaID: 131002

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnnelida (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolychaeta (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSedentaria (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanalipalpata (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSabellida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides elegans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtohydroides Uchida, 1978
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides Gunnerus, 1768
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomatus elegans Haswell, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomatus elegans Haswell, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomatus pectinata Philippi, 1844 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEupomatus trypanon Claparède, 1870 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides abbreviatus Krøyer in Mörch, 1863 (nomen oblitum, subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides incrustans Monro, 1938 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides pacificus Hartman, 1969 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides pectinatus (Philippi, 1844) (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydroides spinalateralis Straughan, 1967 (subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtohydroides elegans (Haswell, 1883) (superseded recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula (Hydroides) elegans Haswell, 1883 (superseded original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula vermicalluris Linnaeus, 1767 (misidentification)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpula vermucularis Linnaeus, 1767 (misidentification)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermilia abbreviata Kroeyer in Mörch, 1863 (nomen oblitum, subjective synonym)
Sources  original description Haswell, William A. 1883. On some new Australian tubicolous annelids. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 7: 633-638. [details]

redescription Bastida-Zavala, Jose Rolando and ten Hove, Harry A. 2002. Revision of Hydroides Gunnerus, 1768 (Polychaeta: Serpulidae) from the Western Atlantic Region. Beaufortia, 52(9): 103-178. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Australia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Gulf of Naples [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Port Jackson [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Caribbean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Southern California [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Mediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Aegean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea (origin: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurkish part of the Aegean Sea (origin: alien[details]
Celtic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeltic Sea (origin: alien[details]
Gulf of California
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of California (origin: alien[details]
Gulf of Guinea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Guinea (origin: alien[details]
Gulf of Mexico
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Ionian Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIonian sea (origin: alien[details]
Italy
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItaly (origin: alien[details]
Japan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJapan (origin: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (origin: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (origin: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea - Western Basin (origin: alien[details]
New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand (origin: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic (origin: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea (origin: alien[details]
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Russia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRussia (origin: alien[details]
Spain
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom (origin: alien[details]
United States
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida (origin: alien[details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States (origin: alien[details]
From regional or thematic species database
Aegean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAegean Sea (origin: alien[details]
Australia
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAustralia (origin: origin unknown[details]
Caribbean Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorCaribbean Sea (origin: alien[details]
Levantine Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLevantine Sea (origin: alien[details]
Mexico
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorMexico (origin: alien[details]
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited States part of the North Pacific Ocean (origin: alien[details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (48 nucleotides; 35 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Information system on Aquatic Non-Indigenous and Cryptogenic Species (AquaNIS) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Annelid Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species abundance in Celtic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Rare [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species abundance in Gulf of California (IHO Sea Area) : abundant [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species impact in Italy (Nation) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species impact in Japan (Nation) : Loss of aquaculture/commercial/recreational harvest or gain [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species impact in Turkish part of the Aegean Sea (Marine Region) : Water abstraction or nuisance fouling [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Italy (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark Hydroides norvegicus is a strictly boreal/Mediterranean (deeper water) taxon; all records under this name from port-fouling and/or (sub)tropical areas should be checked, but mostly belong to Hydroides elegans [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Australia (Nation) : Ships: general [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:131002
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Bellan, Gérard
2007-03-12 12:43:33Z  checked  Fiege, Dieter
2008-03-26 11:36:43Z  changed  Fauchald, Kristian
2008-11-04 07:12:01Z  changed  ten Hove, Harry
  
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  Citation: ten Hove, H. (2015). Hydroides elegans. In: Read, G.; Fauchald, K. (Ed.) (2015) World Polychaeta database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=131002 on 2015-07-02
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